According to their best estimation, the Marlborough Chamber of Commerce says that the storefront on the corner of Main and Florence streets has been empty for about a year.
Located near the center of the downtown district and a former office for the Marlborough Savings Bank, the space is currently available for rent through Golden Realty here in Marlborough.
The city is in the midst of trying to revitalize the downtown area, but the faded letters of where a business sign once hung, and the year-round Christmas mural on this storefront's windows do no favors for an "up-and-coming" image of downtown Marlborough.
As the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation releases its master plan for the city, Marlborough Patch is looking for your input on what sort of businesses you would like to see occupy this storefront and others like it in the downtown area.
Vote in the poll and list your suggestions in the comments. While you're at it, give our leaders some great ideas about how to attract business to the downtown area!